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The Kiwanis Club of Miami Gardens is hosting the Annual Taste in the Gardens on June 13, 2013. This is a food and wine tasting event that showcases over 25 local vendors. Each year over 500 people participate in this event that raises money for children in the South Florida community. Most of the proceeds will go toward providing $10,000 in scholarship money that will be awarded this year to deserving students so they have an opportunity to attend college.
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Kiwanis Club of Miami Gardens
The Kiwanis Club of Miami Gardens was founded in 2007 and is a thriving organization consisting of service and community-minded men and women who support children and young adults in the City of Miami Gardens. The Miami Gardens Club is one of more than 290 Kiwanis clubs within Florida who have made their mark by responding to the needs of their communities.
Since 2008, members have provided refrigerators and stoves to over 70 families during the Christmas season, read and provided books to over 2,500 Miami Gardens elementary students, assisted over 500 students in purchasing back to school supplies and clothes, provided a Holiday Shopping experience through “Shop with a Cop” for over 500 local children and provided 16 college scholarships to Miami Gardens graduating high school seniors. To date, club members have given hundreds of hours of their time and raised more than $100,000 that has been given back to the community.
The Kiwanis Club of Miami Gardens Foundation has been officially classified as a non-profit 501(c) (3) charitable organization by the Internal Revenue Service.
For further information, contact 305-474-1404